The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 238 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 22 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
CCSA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2322 2402 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.37% 30.22% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1904 1822
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region.

CCSA Salary Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CCSA Salary Histogram in the East of England

CCSA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +16 21 £52,500 +50.00%
Essex - 1 - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 49 (100.00%) CCNP
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 49 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 48 (97.96%) Cisco
3 42 (85.71%) LAN
4 39 (79.59%) Firewall
5 37 (75.51%) CCDP
5 37 (75.51%) CCSE
6 33 (67.35%) Network Security
6 33 (67.35%) WAN
7 31 (63.27%) Load Balancing
8 29 (59.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 26 (53.06%) BGP
10 25 (51.02%) OSPF
10 25 (51.02%) Spanning Tree
11 22 (44.90%) Data Centre
12 21 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (38.78%) Network Management
14 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
15 17 (34.69%) MS Visio
15 17 (34.69%) CCNA
15 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
16 16 (32.65%) Check Point Certification
16 16 (32.65%) tcpdump
16 16 (32.65%) Wireshark
17 15 (30.61%) F5
18 13 (26.53%) Juniper
19 9 (18.37%) CCDA
20 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
20 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (85.71%) LAN
2 39 (79.59%) Firewall
3 33 (67.35%) WAN
3 33 (67.35%) Network Security
4 29 (59.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (53.06%) BGP
6 25 (51.02%) Spanning Tree
6 25 (51.02%) OSPF
7 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
8 16 (32.65%) tcpdump
8 16 (32.65%) Wireshark
9 6 (12.24%) SNMP
9 6 (12.24%) DSL
9 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (12.24%) Wireless
10 5 (10.20%) NetScreen
10 5 (10.20%) VPN
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Consultant
2 22 (44.90%) Network Consultant
3 21 (42.86%) Network Engineer
4 18 (36.73%) Security Consultant
5 15 (30.61%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Network Implementation Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Network Design Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Design Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Network Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) e-Health
3 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Load Balancing
2 21 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (38.78%) Network Management
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.04%) Time Management
7 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) CCNP
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (75.51%) CCDP
2 37 (75.51%) CCSE
3 17 (34.69%) CCNA
4 16 (32.65%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (18.37%) CCDA
6 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.24%) JNCIA
8 3 (6.12%) CCIP
9 2 (4.08%) CCIE
9 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
9 2 (4.08%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (12.24%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 48 (97.96%) Cisco
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) F5
5 13 (26.53%) Juniper
6 6 (12.24%) CA
7 5 (10.20%) Nortel
7 5 (10.20%) Avaya
7 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
7 5 (10.20%) Infoblox